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Kasiano Wadri denies bribe claims in UNRA probe

Kasiano Wadri denies bribe claims in UNRA probe

Former Terego county MP Kasiano Wadri denied claims that he received a bribe from the Uganda national roads authority-UNRA to cover up the Institution corruption scandal while he was a chairperson of the parliamentary public accounts committee since June 2011 to 2013. The commission of inquiry into mismanagement of the Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) […]

Minister of state for Investment dismisses COSASE findings

Minister of state for Investment dismisses COSASE findings

The implicated minister in the irregular land allocation to investors has dismissed the findings by the members of parliament sitting on the Parliamentary Committee on Commissions, Statutory Authorities and State Enterprises (COSASE), saying the findings were biased against him. Eng. Dr. Ajedra Gabriel Gadison Aridru who is the minister of state for Investment says that […]

UBOS to release results of 2014 National housing and population census

UBOS to release results of 2014 National housing and population census

Uganda National Bureau of Statistics (UBOS) is in the final stages of releasing the results of 2014 National housing and population census with detailed indicators beyond the number of people that was released in the provisional results. The head of Communication and Cooperate Affairs at UBOS Mr. Geoffrey Nabongo while addressing Journalists at UBOS head office […]

Parliament adopts report on investigating school land

Parliament adopts report on investigating school land

Parliament has adopted the report of the select committee that investigated the taking of  land belonging to public schools in Kampala Capital City Authority. The members of parliament on the committee visited 18 public schools whose land was grabbed and some whose land is under threat. Committee says @KCCAED exceeded her powers in Nabagereka Sch land […]

Producer Price Index report records increases in prices

Producer Price Index report records increases in prices

The producer price index report released by UBOS indicates that prices for manufactured goods in the country registered an increase of 11.5% with the main driving factor being increased prices of goods in other sectors as well as the depreciation of the local currency against the dollar. Breaking down the report, the principal stastician in charge […]

Land Minister Migereko asks National Housing to reduce cost of its houses

Land Minister Migereko asks National Housing to reduce cost of its houses

The minister of lands and Urban Development  Daudi  Migereko  has warned National Housing that it risks  losing out on people purchasing housing units  if it makes them very expensive to low income earners. Migereko made the remarks while re –launching the construction of National housing 162 house units worth 9 million dollars in Namungona where […]

University Collage London grants scholarship for Africa

University College London – Africa Educational Trust, UK: University College London (UCL) and the Africa Educational Trust (AET) have agreed to collaborate in a scheme to enable students from Africa, who are financially unable to study in the UK, to pursue full-time undergraduate studies at University College London (UCL). With this scheme University College London […]

Engineers ask government to enact new building and constructs laws

The government has been called upon to speed up the enactment of the building and constructs law so as to reduce the rate of collapsing buildings in the country. The chairperson Uganda national association of building and civil engineering contractors Gumisiriza Barantaine told the press in Kampala that some of the laws are out dated. […]

With less than 20 million, you can have your dream home

Many of us dream of owning a decent home. Yet many of us continue to wonder how we can pull off that ‘miracle’. How is it possible with ever increasing costs of land and construction materials to build a house of your dreams when you have limited income? Well, the good news is yes you […]

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